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No plans to change alerts system, for now: CRTC

telecom | 01/13/2020 5:18 pm EST

The CRTC says there’s no immediate plans to change the regulations governing Canada’s emergency alert system after an Ontario -wide alert about an incident at the Pickering Nuclear Generating Station was sent in error.  The CRTC did not comment on Sunday’s alert, that warned of an incident at the station, itself. The regulator told The Wire Report it was always reviewing the alert process after each real and test alert in terms of their distribution but had no “immediate plans for making changes to the process in CRTC regulations (this may change as we move forward)”.  The...